Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Fox' MLB All-Star Game Overnight Rating Hits All-Time Low
The net's move to put microphones on multiple players in the field and in the batter's box during the game was called an "unqualified success."
MLB, MLBPA Prepare For Unprecedented Midterm CBA Talks
The two sides hope taking the "unusual step" of midterm bargaining will result in extending the 25-year run of labor peace.
Tony Clark Says MLB Does "Poor Job" Of Marketing Mookie Betts
The union head believes the reigning AL MVP should be widely known outside of baseball circles like stars in other sports.
Proposed Bill Would Cut World Cup Funding Until USWNT Paid Equally
Funds would be needed to "provide proper infrastructure and security," as well as for "coordinating international travel for FIFA officials."
Fire Reach Agreement With Bridgeview To Break Stadium Lease
The Fire will pay $10M upfront plus $5M for "upgrades to the existing soccer facilities around SeatGeek Stadium."
NBA Will Look At Free Agency Rules In Wake Of Quick Deals
Adam Silver acknowledged the lack of enforcement around current rules could hurt the "perception of integrity around the league."
Salt Lake City Lands '20 Monster Energy Supercross World Finale
The series finale is poised to be the "largest sporting event" held in Utah since the '02 Salt Lake Games.